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Established in 2011, the Black Life Coaches Network (BLC) has grown into a network of over 600 coaching professionals. We’ve developed a platform to help black life coaches just like you to build, grow and engage your own audience of clients and followers.

We’ll help you connect with an international black community to help you boost your life coaching business, and follow your passion of helping black people lead extraordinary lives.

What’s in it for me?

As a member of our network, you’ll benefit from the expertise of Dr. Towanna Freeman and her network of international industry experts.  They take the mystery out of growing your business.  We’re also going to offer you a whole ton of additional value, including:

Directory Listing

An exclusive black life coaches directory listing, so clients can find and contact you, quicker and easier.

Training & Professional Development

Training and professional development with monthly member only webinars. Create and present your own webinar content to showcase your expertise to the world.

Online Store

An online store to help you sell your products and services. Sell more than just books, and deliver your message right to the heart of your ideal clients.


Exclusive access to live annual events in the community, giving you the inside track.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to gain new referrals and exposure, increase your credibility, and help others improve their lives.  Put your content in front of over 85,000 email subscribers.

What other members have to say…

“Without BLC I wouldn’t have the following I have now.” Tammi C. Walker 

“I love BLC for the referrals, the exposure, and the community.” Martez Layton

“An indispensable tool for career development, professional development and life development.” Dr. Artika Tyner 

What is the membership criteria?

At BLC, we only work with the best in the business. If you think you have something to offer to the black community, then let’s talk. Typically BLC approved coaches are any of the following:


Student currently enrolled in an certifying coaching program.

Certified Coaching Professional

Certified Coaching Professional who are peer reviewed, have passed written and oral examination while graduating from an accredited coach training program.  For example: Master Certified Coaches, Professional Certified Coaches, or Associate Certified Coaches.


Clinician-Coach like therapists, psychologists and counselors with a range of credentials and licenses who have completed a coach training program to enhance their skills.

Certified Coaching Professional

Certified Coaching Professional like, but not limited to, International Coach Federation (ICF), International Association of Coaches (IAC), Association of Coaches (AC), the International Consortium For Coaching in Organizations (ICCO), the Certified Coaches Alliance (CCA)

How do I join?  

To ensure the integrity of our network, and to guarantee that our audience are getting the best possible Life Coaching services, we ask for a modest membership fee as low as $10 per month, and follow a strict vetting procedure.

We only want to work with those that are truly committed to their calling as a life coach, and can actively demonstrate their expertise in that area. Does this sound like you?

“Not all coaching businesses are alike. You’ll get the opportunity to speak with me in support of your application, and we will discuss how the BLC network can best benefit you.” Dr. Towanna Freeman


To start your journey toward becoming part of the life coaching elite, fill in the application form, and Dr. Towanna will be in touch to talk to you in more detail.

Help others become their best selves, while you build your Life Coaching business.

We’re forming an elite group of experts. Are you up to the challenge?

All applications are vetted by founder, and industry leading life coach Dr. Towanna Freeman.